By Michelle de Carion A onetime Indy 500 Rookie of the Year is about to realize a dream he never thought possible: to be released from prison. He had been serving life without parole for marijuana trafficking. Randy Lanier's days of playing chess and practicing tai chi in prison are coming to a c ... More >>
The Vision of the Seas had to turn back from its 11-day cruise after passengers basically started puking all over the place. The Royal Caribbean ship docked at Port Everglades on Friday morning after a number of passengers as well as crew members showed symptoms of what the company is calling a spr ... More >>
According to the National Hurricane Center, a tropical depression cooked up in the Atlantic early this morning, and is expected to become a tropical storm sometime today. TD 9, as they are calling it, had maximum sustained winds near 35 mph as of 2 p.m. today, and is moving west at 18 mph about 500 ... More >>
Britney Spears' unlikely rise from tabloid terror to reappointed pop queen.
This Stanford Group case keeps getting uglier. Stanford employees gave over $31, 000 to Barack Obama's presidential campaign and over $28,000 to Republican candidate Sen. John McCain.The only good news: FBI agents found alleged $8 billion fraudster Allen Stanford in Virginia yesterday and he turned ... More >>
A guide to all the biggest Caribbean fetes
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The Key West Citizen's Traci Rork reports today on the bailout of Backstreet Boy Nick Carter. The 26-year-old former Paris Hilton beau was accused of sexually assaulting a 20-year-old Wisconsin tourist during a weekend of partying on the island in April. You can't get the story on the Citizen's web ... More >>
Once a commission candidate, always a critic:
A $60 million park may bring Broward into the bigs of the world's second most popular sport
Competitive marlin fishers do lots of drinking, tell lots of tales, and, oh yes, sometimes they catch fish.
Conservationist Paul Reillo has waged a one-man campaign to save Dominica's parrots from extinction
South Florida is at the heart of the internet gambling boom -- and of the war to stop it